Category: Documentary

Big in Japan-2018 6.7

Big in Japan-2018

After hearing about the huge demand for foreign talent in Japan, 'ordinary guy' Dave sets out on an outrageous mission to understand fame... by doing whatever it takes to get it....

Lavell Crawford: Can a Brother Get Some Love-2011 7.1

Lavell Crawford: Can a Brother Get Some Love-2011

Lavell Crawford is quickly climbing the comedic ranks, taking second place in NBC's Last Comic Standing, he one of the fastest rising stars in Comedy. In "Can a Brother Get Some Love" Lavell takes the stage at the Histor...

The Green Girl-2014 8.5

The Green Girl-2014

A feature-length documentary about Star Trek's iconic Green Girl, Susan Oliver: Prolific actress of the '50s - '80s, original member of the AFI Directing Workshop for Women, record-setting female aviator; Tragically take...

Love Between the Covers-2015 7.3

Love Between the Covers-2015

Love Between the Covers is a feature-length documentary film about the little-known, surprisingly powerful community of women who read and write romance novels. Romance fiction is a female-powered engine of commerce, a m...

Poverty, Inc.-2014 7.7

Poverty, Inc.-2014

The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of the development narrative. But the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and developing world leaders have become increasingly vocal in calling for...

How to Change the World-2015 7.6

How to Change the World-2015

In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone, and their protest captures the world's imagination. Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to life, How To Change The World is the...

The Irishman: In Conversation-2019 7.7

The Irishman: In Conversation-2019

A roundtable discussion about The Irishman (2019) with Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci.::torvice...

Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts-2019 7.9

Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts-2019

Trixie charmed audiences and judges as winner of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars. But the grind of performing and the pressure of the title proves that heavy is the head that wears the tiara....

American Jedi-2017 6.4

American Jedi-2017

AMERICAN JEDI is a documentary film about three candidates for knighthood who must face a reckoning with the darkest issues from their past in order to be accepted into a real-life Jedi community.::Laurent Malaquais...

We Shall Not Die Now-2019 8.7

We Shall Not Die Now-2019

A chronicle of the Holocaust, exploring stories of survival, tragedy, hope, and resilience through one of history's darkest chapters....

The Incomparable Rose Hartman-2016 6.8

The Incomparable Rose Hartman-2016

With a career spanning decades Photographer Rose Hartman is known for her Iconic Photos from Studio 54 and the fashion world, her boisterous personality and ever presence capturing the New York social scene.  Her work wi...

First Man-2017 6.8

First Man-2017

Which of the great primates of 25 million years ago is our common ancestor? Is it pierolapithecus? In this CuriosityStream original film, follow the journey of primates, developing into homo erectus and then to homo sapi...

Out of the Cradle-2018 8.1

Out of the Cradle-2018

How did humanity's earliest ancestors evolve into one of the most successful species on Earth? An extraordinary journey tracing the footsteps of early hominids. Using the latest paleoanthropological findings mixed with t...

Dare to Be Different-2017 7.5

Dare to Be Different-2017

U2, Talking Heads, Depeche Mode, Blondie, Duran Duran, Tears for Fears, The Clash, The Cure: Over half a billion records sold but you may never have heard of them if not for a small suburban radio station on Long Island,...

Gideon’s Army-2013 7.7

Gideon’s Army-2013

Follows three young, committed Public Defenders who are dedicated to working for the people society would rather forget. Long hours, low pay and staggering caseloads are so common that even the most committed often give ...

This One’s for the Ladies-2018 5

This One’s for the Ladies-2018

This documentary explores the sexual and social identity of contemporary black America through intimate, eye opening and often hilarious accounts from women and men who find love and community in the underground world of...

The God Plant-2018 7

The God Plant-2018

This documentary seeks to be the ultimate Odyssey of exploration into Cannabis and its uses starting from the formation of the Endocannabinoid system in the simple sea squirt, through to its early uses, the plant's medic...

Pink Elephants-2018 7.9

Pink Elephants-2018

The dynamics of a cult? Fragile actors are deconstructed by their mentor. Forbidden from discussing it with the outside, instructed to rid their lives of anyone who questions the method.::Anonymous...

Meeting Gorbachev-2018 7.2

Meeting Gorbachev-2018

The life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the eighth and final President of the Soviet Union in chronological order.::theshining_1980...

Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed-2005 6.7

Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed-2005

After inhabiting dozens of comical alter-egos over the course of her award-winning career, Tracey Ullman finally 'takes on' the one role that spawned all of her characters--herself. This exclusive HBO comedy event featur...

Terminus-1961 7.1

Terminus-1961

The movie follows the routine of a busy train station - London's Waterloo Station - making a brief yet important cultural portrait of 1960s England, mixing reality and fiction.::Rodrigo Amaro...

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Man Who Built America-2017 7.8

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Man Who Built America-2017

Frank Lloyd Wright is America's greatest ever architect. But few people know about the Welsh roots that shaped his life and world-famous buildings. Now, leading Welsh architect Jonathan Adams sets off across America to e...

Attenborough and the Sea Dragon-2018 7.3

Attenborough and the Sea Dragon-2018

Sir David Attenborough investigates the discovery of a 200 million year old Ichthyosaur on the Jurassic Coast in southern England....

Strange Victory-1948 7.2

Strange Victory-1948

"Strange Victory" is about racial bias in post World War II America. Folowing "Native Land" in Leo Hurwitz' filmography, it uses some of the same techniques: dramatized scenes interspersed with scenes of compilation news...

Mystify: Michael Hutchence-2019 7.6

Mystify: Michael Hutchence-2019

Ghost Pictures and Passion Pictures and a documentary feature about the troubled heart and soul of Michael Hutchence, lead singer and songwriter of INXS.::Paul Gerard Kennedy...

Rome’s Invisible City-2015 7.3

Rome’s Invisible City-2015

Rome. The heartland of the greatest empire of antiquity. We are familiar with the Forum, St. Peter's Basilica and of course the arena of death that was the Colosseum. But what lay underneath? In this one-off documentary,...

Death Zone: Cleaning Mount Everest-2018 7.7

Death Zone: Cleaning Mount Everest-2018

A team of 20 elite Nepali climbers venture into the Death Zone of Mount Everest to restore their sacred mountain and the contaminated water source of 1.3 billion people. They ascend the highest point on the planet to the...

Hanna Ranch-2014 7.2

Hanna Ranch-2014

Hanna Ranch is the story of three generations on a family ranch in rural Colorado, that centers on visionary eco-rancher, Kirk Hanna, whose fight carried on by his amazingly determined wife and two daughters.::Anonymous...

Standing in the Shadows of Motown-2002 7.8

Standing in the Shadows of Motown-2002

In 1959, Berry Gordy Jr. gathered the best musicians from Detroit's thriving jazz and blues scene to begin cutting songs for his new record company. Over a fourteen year period they were the heartbeat on every hit from M...

Lost Kingdom of the Black Pharaohs-2019 -
Gayby Baby-2015 6.5

Gayby Baby-2015

GAYBY BABY follows the lives of four kids - Gus, Ebony, Matt and Graham - whose parents all happen to be gay. As they each wrestle with personal change, the outside world wrestles with the issue of marriage equality, and...

Truth in Numbers? Everything, According to Wikipedia-2010 6.9

Truth in Numbers? Everything, According to Wikipedia-2010

After viewing this provocative documentary, you will never look at Wikipedia the same way. Filmmakers Scott Glosserman and Nic Hill engagingly explore the history and cultural implications of one of the most traveled and...

Eat That Question-2016 7.5

Eat That Question-2016

In the 20th Century, Frank Zappa made his mark as a musician unlike any other in America. With a wild eccentric iconoclastic attitude guiding his distinctive music, which it was itself guided by a firm intellectual integ...

Agnelli-2017 7.5

Agnelli-2017

The story of Gianni Agnelli, the legendary Italian industrialist and playboy, as told by family, lovers, professional confidants, and rivals.::prizepatrol...

El Chivo-2016 7.7

El Chivo-2016

'El Chivo' (the Mountain Goat) is what the indigenous Tarahumara Indians of Mexico's Copper Canyons call Runner Will Harlan ever since he won the Copper Canyon Ultra Marathon in 2009, a race made infamous in the bestsell...

The Battered Bastards of Baseball-2014 8

The Battered Bastards of Baseball-2014

The Battered Bastards of Baseball is one of baseball's last great, unheralded true stories. In 1973, Hollywood veteran Bing Russell (best known for playing Deputy Clem on "Bonanza") created the only independent baseball ...

Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press-2017 6.5

Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press-2017

The trial between Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media pitted privacy rights against freedom of the press, and raised important questions about how big money can silence media. This film is an examination of the perils and duties...

If I Leave Here Tomorrow: A Film About Lynyrd Skynyrd-2018 8

If I Leave Here Tomorrow: A Film About Lynyrd Skynyrd-2018

This authorized documentary will explore the music and backstory of the legendary American band. With the songs from the first six Skynyrd albums driving the narration, the film focuses on the story of frontman Ronnie Va...

Soul Exodus-2016 7.5

Soul Exodus-2016

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Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks-2019 7.2

Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks-2019

From Hong Kong to Hollywood, the Shaw Brothers to The Matrix, martial arts in cinema has been busting box offices and breaking barriers since the 1960s. This is the wild untold story of how the way of the dragon became a...